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In medicine (cardiology), myocarditis is inflammation of heart muscle (myocardium). It resembles a heart attack but coronary arteries are not blocked.
Protein α-myosin could be a promising therapeutic target for myocarditis

Protein α-myosin could be a promising therapeutic target for myocarditis

Scientists reveal protein target that can trigger myocarditis

Scientists reveal protein target that can trigger myocarditis

Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute implants VAD device to help individuals with advanced heart failure

Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute implants VAD device to help individuals with advanced heart failure

Young father receives life-saving intervention prior heart transplant surgery

Young father receives life-saving intervention prior heart transplant surgery

FDA approves Gamunex-C for primary immunodeficiency treatment

FDA approves Gamunex-C for primary immunodeficiency treatment

Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute implants two Heartware ventricular assist devices

Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute implants two Heartware ventricular assist devices

Canadian tourist bitten by a Katipo spider in New Zealand

Canadian tourist bitten by a Katipo spider in New Zealand

Survey reveals Gamunex as preferred IGIV therapy among neurologists

Survey reveals Gamunex as preferred IGIV therapy among neurologists

Animal study shows chymase inhibitors could advance treatments for high BP and heart failure

Animal study shows chymase inhibitors could advance treatments for high BP and heart failure

USF study: HHV-6 causes permanent infection by inserting its DNA into human chromosomes

USF study: HHV-6 causes permanent infection by inserting its DNA into human chromosomes

Cardiac MRI useful for diagnosing myocarditis

Cardiac MRI useful for diagnosing myocarditis

New CCS guidelines and position papers for physicians and nurse practitioners

New CCS guidelines and position papers for physicians and nurse practitioners

Should we use echocardiography to screen young athletes?

Should we use echocardiography to screen young athletes?

Sports-related sudden cardiac death is reduced by pre-participation cardiovascular screening

Sports-related sudden cardiac death is reduced by pre-participation cardiovascular screening

Researchers highlight distinct subtypes of myalgic encephalomyelitis

Researchers highlight distinct subtypes of myalgic encephalomyelitis

Genetic cause of Kawasaki disease

Genetic cause of Kawasaki disease

New analyses of long-term LIALDA (mesalamine) data presented at ACG

New analyses of long-term LIALDA (mesalamine) data presented at ACG

Quick new method nails adenoviruses in 48 hours

Quick new method nails adenoviruses in 48 hours

FDA approves Acambis smallpox vaccine

FDA approves Acambis smallpox vaccine

Common DNA variations underlie susceptibility to fever after smallpox vaccination

Common DNA variations underlie susceptibility to fever after smallpox vaccination